Roberto A. Romero, age 67, passed away Thursday, February 4, 2021 at his home in North Plainfield, NJ. He was born in La Union, El Salvador. He was a previous resident of Jackson Heights, NY, Newark, NJ, and a longtime resident of North Plainfield for the last 20 years.
He was employed with the Cosmopolitan Decorating Co., Inc. in NYC for 20 years as a painter.
Robert loved to exercise and go shopping. He also enjoyed to paint of course, but his greatest pride was spending time with his 7 grandchildren.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 48 years, Ana G. Romero; his 5 children: Elsie and Tim Mulligan, Nancy Romero and her partner, Luis Flor, Robert and Raquel Romero, Jessica Pratt, and Mark Romero; his 4 siblings: Daisi, Noemy, Maria de la Paz, and Estella; and his 7 grandchildren: Arelis, Isa, Christina, Kylie, Emma, Aiden, and Kaitlyn.
A visitation will be held on Saturday, February 6, 2021, from 4:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at Higgins Home for Funerals, 752 Mountain Blvd., Watchung, NJ 07069. Funeral service will follow at 6:00 p.m. Cremation services will be private.